Registered Dental Hygienist – RDH for Maternity Leave with Opportunity for a Permanent Position
Become Part of our Successful Dentistry Team as a Dental Hygienist
This position is more than just a job, it’s an opportunity to learn and grow with a terrific dental team. We’re dedicated to offering proficient, trustworthy dental services and care, and the Dental Hygienist position plays a large role in that. If this sounds like a good fit, we would love to hear from you!
We understand that you work hard, which is why we provide an excellent compensation and benefits package. Additionally, we are more than willing to provide our employees with the education and training they need to succeed. Not only do we train our staff in-office, but also regularly attend courses and seminars (in and out of state) to expand our knowledge, and take CPR class as a team every 2 years. If your career ambitions include leadership and further advancement, investment in your professional and personal growth, and finding a long term dental family, our practice can offer many opportunities to help you meet your goals. Our staff is our top priority, who in turn make patients their top priority. As a team, we go above and beyond to meet patients needs and expectations. Our philosophies have led us to be able to expand to a second location and we are growing immensely. Both locations are expected to double in size within the next five to seven years and new opportunities will be created to support that growth. If you are capable of working under pressure in a fast-paced upbeat environment, please stop by to drop off or email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Competitive pay
- Team-focused, uplifting and educational work culture
- Other benefits discussed upon becoming a permanent employee
The Dental Hygienist carries out the clinical preventive care of patients. Aside from prophylaxis, periodontal maintenance, and scaling and root planing, hygienists will educate patients on oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health. Hygienists will review health history, take blood pressure, perform oral, head and neck cancer screenings, take intra-oral camera photos or other diagnostic information. Other functions include providing pain management with local anesthetics, taking radiographs, applying preventive materials such as fluoride and sealants, listening to patients’ needs, and adhering to all OSHA and safety policies and procedures, supporting our doctors, assistants and front office team as needed. The ideal Dental Hygienist candidate should possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills, a superior knowledge of dentistry and dental terminology, a friendly, outgoing demeanor and excellent organizational skills.
As a Dental Hygienist at Mowry Dental, you must have a positive and outgoing personality, exceptional interpersonal verbal and written communication skills, excellent patient care skills and strong organizational skills.
Additional requirements for the Dental Hygienist include:
- Ability to maintain detailed and accurate documentation
- Ability to build rapport with patients
- Computer proficiency and the ability to learn new programs
- Previous work experience in a dental practice is a plus
- Be a team player
- Efficient with time and capable of working in a fast paced environment
RDH Certificate from an accredited school
Mowry Dental provides all employees and applicants for employment the protections of federal, state, and local laws affording equal opportunity in employment